While doing an election campaign walkabout in Sartrouville (in the outskirts of Paris) accompanied by the area’s deputy mayor, Jacques Myard, a member of the French parliament who represents the mainstream conservative UMP, was aggressively accosted by a djellaba-wearing Muslim on a scooter.
You’ve got no place here. This is Arab land. This land belongs to the Muslims. It’s not French soil. You are racists, Zionists. You need to leave!
The MP attempted to continue walking around, talking to the local people and shaking their hands. As he did, the Muslim addressed them:
Don’t shake his hand. He votes for laws against the Arabs. If you shake his hand, I’ll come and burn you.
This was a reference to the MP’s vote for the burka ban. Myard described what followed on his website: